Figure 2-6: Michigan Recreational Boating Accidents Involving Alcohol

Figure 2-6: Michigan Recreational Boating Accidents Involving Alcohol

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Year Accidents Persons killed Persons injured
1995 5 3 2
1996 36 5 44
1997 39 3 31
1998 48 7 33
1999 3 6 32
2000 25 7 22

NOTE FOR DATA ON THIS PAGE: Alcohol involvement in a boating accident includes any accident in which alcoholic beverages are consumed in the boat and the investigating official has determined that the operator was impaired or affected while operating the boat.

SOURCES FOR DATA ON THIS PAGE: U.S. Department of Transportation, U.S. Coast Guard, Boating Statistics 2000, Washington, DC: 2001; U.S. Department of Transportation, U.S. Coast Guard, Boating Statistics 1999, Washington, DC: 2000, available at http://www.uscgboating.org/Saf/pdf/Boating_Statistics_2000.pdf and http://www.uscgboating.org/Saf/pdf/Boating_Statistics_1999.pdf as of Nov. 14, 2001.